Richland County Newswire

Richland County Newswire

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  1. Man Hunted For On-Stage Attack Of ComedianRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Smoking Gun

    ... at right) asked the audience member if he was okay, the man replied, "Don't fuck with me," according to a Richland County Sheriff's Office report . The suspect subsequently rushed the stage and sought to assault Brown (as seen above, the attack was ...

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  2. Senior Resources Center Plans to Launch Food TruckRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Free Times

    ... their lesser known programs like Senior Companions, Foster Grandparents and four wellness centers throughout Richland County. "I'm from Texas, and you just cannot find them around here!" says Daniel Casillas, director of development at Senior ...

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  3. Former Midlands pastor charged in criminal sexual conduct allegation from 1980sRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Richland County Sheriff's Department has announced the arrest of a former Columbia pastor charged with sexual assault from the late 1980s. Sheriff Leon Lott says Richard Taylor has been charged with third-degree criminal sexual conduct and common law assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature.

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  4. Jazz Fest announces 2018 lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... flying rocks during a surprise eruption and a subsequent avalanche Tuesday, and one person later died. The Richland County Sheriff's Department has announced the arrest of a Columbia pastor charged with sexual assault from the late 1980s. The ...

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  5. School closes for remainder of week due to flu outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... the school will not send participants to compete in the SCISA Spelling Bee or Bowling Tournament. The Richland County Sheriff's Department has announced the arrest of a Columbia pastor charged with sexual assault from the late 1980s. The Richland ...

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  6. Woman who videoed comedy club brawl recalls scene of injuries, chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WMBF

    ... shirtless for round two. Minutes later, deputies say he vanished before they could get there to arrest him. Richland County Deputies have said multiple people were injured, including the comic who took to Instagram Sunday night. "I'm sure y'all saw ...

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  7. Columbia Police are shutting down one block of Sumter Street at this hour.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 20 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... says it is closing three retail offices where customers can pay their bills to save about $1 million. The Richland County Sheriff's Department is investigating after video of an assault case at a comedy club on Decker Boulevard spread via social ...

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  8. News 33 mins ago 1:37 p.m.VIDEO | Comedian attacked onstage at South Carolina comedy clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    An incident report from the Richland County Sheriff's Department says officers were called to the location off Decker Boulevard in reference to a fight in progress. Brown says during his act, he noticed the suspect staring into space.

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  9. Comedian brutally attacked onstage in the middle of stand-up setRead the original story

    Monday | Fox News

    ... that despite the scary attack, he has now found a way to laugh at the incident. Fox News reached to the Richland County Sheriff's Department and spoke with Sgt. Brittany Jackamonis who said that there have been "no arrests" in Brown's case but an ...

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  10. Fire Marshal: Cause of Columbia strip club fire still under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | WIS-TV Columbia

    The Richland County Fire Marshal's Office is working to secure and stabilize the Platinum Plus strip club after a fire broke out there early this week. The club, which is off of Greystone Boulevard, was on fire for quite some time before fire crews could arrive.

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  11. Deputies find 18-year-old shot dead in Richland CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | WIS-TV Columbia

    An 18-year-old male was found dead in the front yard of a residence in Richland County early Friday morning according to Richland County Sheriff's Department.

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  12. RCSD: 18-year-old shot dead in his front yardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 19 | WMBF

    An 18-year male was found dead in Richland County early Friday morning according to Richland County Sheriff's Department.

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  13. Firefighters are on the scene of a large warehouse fire in Sumter CountyRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2017 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... nation's first prisoner executed in 2018. A male victim was found dead in the front yard of a residence in Richland County early Friday morning according to Richland County Sheriff's Department. A male victim was found dead in the front yard of a ...

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  14. Judge's ruling keeps Richland County nightclub closed after fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A judge has granted a temporary injunction against a Richland County nightclub recently shut down by county officials on grounds that the club was operating as an illegal strip club. Judge Thomas Cooper granted the injunction Thursday after county attorneys moved to shutter the club following a shooting that killed two brothers in December.

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  15. Lawsuit: Bad mental health care led to 4 prison stranglingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 18 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... The lawsuits were filed by relatives of 56-year-old Jimmy Ham and 35-year-old Jason Kelley this week in Richland County. They don't ask for any specific damages. Simmons told The Associated Press last summer that he and Philip lured the inmates into ...

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  16. First Alert: Winter system diminishing, but now look out for freezing temps and black iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | WMBF

    ... From now until later today, you can expect areas or rain, rain mixed with snow in eastern Lexington County, Richland County and areas east. You're looking at a dusting of snow at best. Temperatures will float in the 40's, falling into the middle to ...

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  17. Richland County Fire Department investigating early morning fire at Columbia adult clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | WIS-TV Columbia

    Firefighters were called to the 300 block of Jacob Road around 5:30 a.m. Wednesday morning at Platinum Plus, Richland County Fire Chief Aubrey Jenkins confirmed. Jenkins said in a press conference Wednesday that the last person to leave the club was seen around 4:30 a.m. Wednesday morning.

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  18. Crime Blotter: Things We Can Learn from R. KellyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Free Times

    ... works in court if the judge is a gamer.) The Bust: Cops nabbed several people involved in a drug bust in Richland County. The suspects reportedly had guns, weed, digital scales and all the other components of a "Fisher Price: My First Drug Dealer" ...

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  19. City Still Area's Largest Sewage Spiller, But Made Progress in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Free Times

    ... 758,392 gallons spilled across the region. The next largest sewage spiller, in terms of volume, was the East Richland County Public Service District, with 43,000 gallons spilled. The second most prolific spiller in terms of the number of spills was ...

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  20. He died saving his wife from a fire. What started the blaze remains unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | The Island Packet

    Forest Acres police and the Richland County Fire Marshal's Office are still trying to determine what sparked the blaze that killed a 70-year-old man at Point Arcadia condos Jan. 6, 2018. The fire has been ruled an accident.

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